one and the same

idiom

Definition of one and the same

: one person or thing and not two The restaurant's owner and chef are one and the same (person).

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“One and the same.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one%20and%20the%20same. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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